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Noun: Benedict XIV
  1. Pope who was a patron of the arts and who denounced the cruelty to the indigenous peoples of South America (1675-1758)
    - Prospero Lambertini

Type of: Bishop of Rome, Catholic Pope, Holy Father, pontiff, pope, Roman Catholic Pope, Vicar of Christ

Encyclopedia: Benedict XIV